Release Date

June 4, 2020

Autodesk Network Licensing now requires new license files with an updated 2020 version. Please follow the instructions on this page to generate your license file. More info about Arnold 6 licensing can be found here.

Support for 3dsMax 2018 has been discontinued



  • Update to Arnold

  • Baking: projection handling intersecting low-hi res objects

  • Baking: projection limiting rendering to the reference geometries

  • Baking: roughness, metalness, advanced_map, map_override working in projection setups

  • Add menu link to the tutorials

  • Add tooltips for the Arnold procedural objects

  • Expose the alembic's FPS


  • Crash when editing OSL arrays through the OSL editor

  • Crash exporting .ASS materials from the Import/Export Materials menu

  • Displacement turns object black in Active Shade and GPU

  • Installing MAXtoA for 2022 (beta) prevents from installing MAXtoA for 2021

  • Scene Converter : error while converting standard light to Arnold lights


See the Arnold release notes for the full list of enhancements and fixes.

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